DMSGuestbook plugin for WordPress unspecified SQL injection

dmsguestbook-unspecified-sql-injection (40196) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

The DMSGuestbook plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to multiple SQL injections. A remote authenticated attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements to an unspecified script using unknown parameters, which could allow the attacker to view, add, modify or delete information in the back-end database.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 6.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: Single
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 6.2
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Data Manipulation

Remedy:

No remedy available as of April 1, 2014.

References:

  • WordPress Web site: DMSGuestbook plugin for WordPress.
  • BID-27575: DMSGuestbook Multiple Input Validation Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2008-0616: SQL injection vulnerability in the administration panel in the DMSGuestbook 1.7.0 plugin for WordPress allows remote authenticated administrators to execute arbitrary SQL commands via unspecified vectors. NOTE: it is not clear whether this issue crosses privilege boundaries.
  • OSVDB ID: 41141: DMSGuestbook Plugin for WordPress Administration Panel Unspecified SQL Injection

Platforms Affected:

  • WordPress DMSGuestbook plugin for WordPress 1.7.0

Reported:

Feb 02, 2008

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